Legislative Workshop on
UF/IFAS’s Bioenergy Research and Extension

Agenda for June 5, 2009

               Conference Room G001 McCarty Hall, UF Campus, Gainesville, FL

                                Moderator: Tim Momol

10:30 a.m. Millie Ferrer and Joe Joyce - Welcome
10:35 a.m.        Mary Duryea - Summary of UF/IFAS Research on Bioenergy
10:45 a.m. Dorota Haman - Cellulosic Ethanol: Ethanol
from the Inedible Portion of Plants
11: 10 a.m.       Pratap Pullammanappallil - Biodiesel and Biogas  
11:30 pm          Dorota Haman and Pratap Pullammanappallil -
Tour of the Biofuel Pilot Plant
12:30 p.m.        Lunch
2:00 p.m.          Joan Dusky - Summary of UF/IFAS
Extension on Bioenergy
2:15 p.m.          Stan McClain (Marion County Commissioner)
and David Holmes- UF/IFAS Extension Bioenergy
Tour in Brazil
2:45 p.m.          Scott Taylor and Jacque Breman -
Agroenergy efforts and progress
in  Hastings, FL
3:10 p.m.          Geoffrey E. Dahl - Developing a
Bankable Business Plan for
Methane Digesters in Florida
3:30 p.m.          Summary and Discussion